Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act Resources

Key WIOA Documents

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act was signed into law on July 22, 2014. This legislation, serving as a reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act, directed the workforce system to develop regional plans in conjunction with Adult Education and Vocational Rehabilitation, and develop industry cluster initiatives as an integral part of regional activities.

 

Final WIOA Regulations

 

The final WIOA regulations were published in the August 19, 2016, FEDERAL REGISTER.  Menu access is available through “Announcements” on www.doleta.gov/wioa and directly available on the “Resources Page.“

 

 

U.S. Department of Labor Guidance

 

All U.S. Department of Labor Guidance Letters and Advisories

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development

 

NAWB Resources

 

Quick Review: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – July 7, 2016

 

In an effort to provide our members with a quick review of the “Final Rule,” we’ve honed in on the major areas of concerns related to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) – Driving Innovation, Collaboration, and Performance – Analytical Report – National Association of Workforce Boards and Public Consulting Group – August 2014

This brief has been prepared by the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) and the Public Consulting Group (PCG). The document compares and contrasts the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) with the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. It further serves as a Call to Action for those committed to workforce development efforts at every level, including direct service staff, state and local boards, and partners of the workforce delivery system. Download Now »

Building a Vital Workforce to Sustain Economic Growth and Expand Opportunity

A report provided the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce The Research Center